Arkansas police officer killed execution style in his own patrol car


FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — One officer and one suspect are dead in a shooting that happened near the Fayetteville Square Saturday night, Dec. 7.

At 9:40 p.m., shots were fired in the back parking lot of the Fayetteville Police Department on Rock Street.

Officer Stephen Carr was sitting in his patrol car in the department parking lot when police say he was ambushed.

They say 35-year old London Phillips shot and killed Carr execution style.

Several officers were inside and chased Phillips. The suspect was killed in a nearby alley.

The two officers that shot him were placed on administrative leave.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and for updates.

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